Ondokuz Mayıs Üniversitesi Bilgi Paketi - Ders Kataloğu

Description of Individual Course Units

Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of CourseYearSemesterECTS
2303026292011 The Modes Used in Turkish Religious Music 927001 1 1 6
Level of Course Unit
Second Cycle
Objectives of the Course
This course is to have the graduate students understand the modes used in Turkish Religious Music and their analyses
Name of Lecturer(s)
Doç. Dr. Ahmet Çakır
Learning Outcomes
  1. They will be able to give general information about the structure of the Turkish Religious Music modes.
  2. They will be able to recognize the modes used in Turkish Religious Music.
  3. They will be able to classify the modes used in Religious Music
Mode of Delivery
Formal Education
Prerequisites and co-requisities
Recommended Optional Programme Components
Recommended or Required Reading
Özkan, İ. H., 1982, Türk Musikisi Nazariyatı Ve Usulleri, Ötüken Neşriyat.
Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods
Language of Instruction
Work Placement(s)
Course Contents
The Simple Modes Used in Turkish Religious Music/ The Elements Forming the Modes/ The Transposed Modes Used in Turkish Religious Music / The Compound Modes Used in Turkish Religious Music
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
Week Theoretical Practice Laboratory
1.Elements forming the modes
2.Simple modes and features
3.Sedd modes and their features
4.Compound modes and features
5.The modes in the composited Salâs and the structure of these modes
6.The modes and characteristics used in Temcid and Münacaat
7.Ezan, Kamet, Mahfel Sürmesi and Tesbih Duası, Tekbir, Salât-ı Ümmiyye, modes and features used inTelbiye
8.Modes and features used in Qasidah and Naats
9.Midterm exam
10.Modes available in the parts of Mevlid
11.The modes used in Hymns, Tawshih, Shugul, Terviha examples and their features
12.Modes used in Mevlevi Rites and their features
13.Modes used in Mi'râciye and their features
14.Modes used in Duraks, Mersiyes, Nefeses and Dhikr hymns and their features
15.Final exam
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight (%)
Midterm Examination1100
End Of Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight (%)
Final Examination1100
Term (or Year) Learning Activities40
End Of Term (or Year) Learning Activities60
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesQuantityTime(hours)Total Workload(hours)
Final Examination122
Attending Lectures14228
Self Study15690